Pop quiz, San Joseans. What’s better than shopping local?
For 100 points: Shopping local from the comfort of your own home, of course. Not only is it to one of the best ways support the local economy, but locally-crafted gifts tend to wow during the holidays (a big win in our book).
To kickstart your holiday shopping, we’ve rounded up
15 products we love from local Etsy shops — some of which hold the coveted that’s given to sellers who consistently earn Star Seller badge 5-star reviews, ship orders on time, and provide great customer service, aka less holiday stress for you. Psst — Some of these items may sell out quickly due to limited quantities. Click on the link to the Etsy seller’s page to find something similar.
These room sprays are made with organic witch hazel.
🎁 Under $25
( Oval snap barrette $6.49+) | These oval-shaped snap barrettes are feature hand sewn fabric and unique silk designs. | — Accessories NAGAOKA Star Seller ⭐️ ( Caffeine molecule decal $3.99+) | For the caffeine lovers, these decals are a perfect way to show off your scientific caffeinated brain-wiring. | Stickers For You All ( Wooden cat tea infuser $20.94) | A companion for the tea enthusiasts. This little infuser is the perfect way to enjoy that warm cup of tea in the morning. | The Other Labs ( Room and linen sprays $11.50) | These fragrances can freshen up any room with scents ranging from lilac to gardenia. | — Blue Gardens Beauty Star Seller ⭐️ ( Sterling silver whale tail earrings $15) | For the ocean lover, these whale tale earrings can be the perfect addition to any fun fit. | Simple Step ( Cat dad baseball cap $15.99) | For the cat dad of the family, or someone just looking for a silly hat — this is the place to get it. | — Hatphile Made Star Seller ⭐️
This cuff bracelet features two pieces of natural turquoise.
( Agate slice butterfly $29.99+) | For a picnic, wedding, or simple home decor — these gorgeous pieces are the perfect butterfly accent. | — Gem Mart USA Star Seller ⭐️ ( Corgi plush cushion $29) | A corgi plush pillow? Yes please — the softness is outrageous. | — Kiwihen Star Seller ⭐️ ( Turquoise and gold cuff bracelet $33) | Need a forever bracelet? This handmade piece is perfect for that. | Ameyaa Jewelry ( Forget me not flower necklace $22.99+) | Who doesn’t like homemade jewelry? Check out this one-of-a-kind piece that features flower petals and a Luna moth in resin. | — The Craftie Christie Star Seller ⭐️ ( Tea time sweatshirt $39.35) | Pinkies up for tea time and this super cute sweater to show it. | — BelovedBlaire Star Seller ⭐️
This vegetable-shaped body pillow is made of vegan fleece.
( Carrot plush body pillow $108) | This body pillow is both cozy and adorably shaped like a carrot. | — Jumbo Jibbles Star Seller ⭐️ ( Air plant frame $85+) | Got a plant parent in your family? Gift them more plants with this unique plant frame. | — Emma Claire Shop Star Seller ⭐️ ( Baby Yoda outfit for child $56.99+) | The force is strong with this one. This adorable little outfit is the perfect gift for your little jedi. | — Star Seller ⭐️ Baby Whisper Wind US
( Personalized Crayon monogram $79) | A perfect piece of decoration for a children’s bedroom, bathroom, or playroom.| A Lovely Letter